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BackMonilearia watsoniana (Wollaston, 1878)

Monilearia watsoniana (Wollaston, 1878)

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum:
  • Class: Mollusca
  • Order: Gastropoda
  • Family: Cochlicellidae
DD Data Deficient
IUCN Red List Status:

Countries of Occurrence:
Spain - Canaries

Archipelago(s):
Canaries

Assessor/s:
Groh, K. & Neubert, E.

Reviewer/s:
Cuttelod, A. & Bilz, M.

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Assessment Rationale:

There is not enough information to assess the conservation status of this species. Further research is need on the distribution, habitat, taxonomy and population size of this species. It is therefore listed as Data Deficient (DD).

Geographic Range:

This species is endemic to the island of Gran Canaria without any specific locality. Besides the description in 1878, there are no additional published records for this species.

Regions:
Spain - Canaries
Extent of Occurrence (EOO):
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Biogeographic Realms:
Paleartic
Presence:
Extant
Origin:
Endemic Canaries
Seasonality:
Resident

Population:

There are no data on the population size or trend.

Habitat and Ecology

The species can be expected to live under xeric conditions (Wollaston 1878).

Major Threat(s):

There are no threats known to this species, because of the general lack of information about this species.

Conservation Actions

There are no conservation actions to this species, because of the general lack of information. Further research is need on the distribution, habitat, taxonomy and population size of this species.